Phases of the moon is difficult concept for students to grasp. This quiz can be used as an end of unit or mid-unit assessment in order to assess students' knowledge and understanding on the phases through their descriptions. Vocabulary matching (5 questions), multiple choice (7 questions), and a fill in the chart section (8 boxes) make up this 20 question quiz.
This quiz is based on students understanding the DESCRIPTION of the phases, not just the visual representation of each phase. It can easily be modified to add pictures for students who need a simplified version.